Eastern Michigan University: Statistics

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#344 of 2,597 In North America
#309 of 2,496 In the United States
#9 of 62 In Michigan
#269 of 1,044 For Social Work
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
23
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
13,572
Graduates
2,722
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
emich.edu

Eastern Michigan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 75% 77% 74%
Applicants 15,957 5,384 10,573
Admissions 11,997 4,142 7,855
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,855 686 1,169
Freshmen enrolled part time 67 27 40

5,159 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

10,692 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,652 or 89%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 980
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Eastern Michigan University are 980-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
372 or 20%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Eastern Michigan University are 19-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 10101 (62%)
Black or African American 2632 (16%)
Hispanic 1167 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 865 (5%)
Two or more races 595 (4%)
Asian 505 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 364 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 15 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 10 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,515
Students receiving aid
95%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $13,500$14,868
Tuition in-state $13,500$14,868
Tuition out-of-state $13,500$26,442
Fee in-district $310$110
Fee in-state $310$110
Fee out-of-state $310$110

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 3,946
Combined charge for room and board $10,370
Room charge $5,800
Meal charge $5,500

Eastern Michigan University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 389 22
Social Work 160 60
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 137 55
Psychology, General 192
Accounting 99 56
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 143 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 117 16
Business Administration and Management, General 95 37
Criminology 108 4
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 75 14
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 81 2
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 73 6
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 65 14
Computer Science 53 18
Finance, General 51 17
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 63
Engineering & Industrial Management 35 24
Computer and Information Systems Security & Auditing & Information Assurance 55
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 17 37
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 36 14
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 50
History, General 36 14
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 26 22
Construction Management, General 38 6
Political Science and Government, General 44
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments 1 38
Business & Commerce, General 36
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities 25 11
Public Administration 15 21
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 35
Art & Art Studies, General 33 1
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 31 2
Social Studies Teacher Education 32
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 2 30
Therapeutic Recreation & Recreational Therapy 32
Chemistry, General 19 12
Clinical Psychology 24 7
Film & Cinema & Media Studies 31
Physician Assistant 31
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 22 7
Mechanical & Mechanical Engineering Technology & Technician 29
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 29
Computer Game Programming 27
Dietetics & Dietitian 17 10
Management Information Systems, General 24 3
Environmental Studies 26
Elementary Education and Teaching 24
English Language and Literature, General 19 5
Mathematics Teacher Education 24
Biochemistry 23
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Autism 9 14
International Business & Trade & Commerce 19 3
Mathematics, General 18 4
Orthotist & Prosthetist 22
Public Health, General 20
Fashion Merchandising 13 6
Interior Design 12 7
Journalism 19
Public Relations & Image Management 19
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician 18
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 17 1
International Relations and Affairs 17
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations 16
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 16
Early Childhood and Family Studies 16
Music Teacher Education 15 1
Linguistics 12 3
Clinical and Industrial Drug Development 14
Engineering & Engineering-Related Technologies & Technicians, Other 14
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 13 1
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology & Technician 14
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew 13
Creative Writing 9 4
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 7 6
Reading Teacher Education 8 5
Sociology, General 12 1
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities 3 9
Geography 12
Geology & Earth Science, General 12
Human Nutrition 12
Mechanical Engineering 12
Writing, General 8 4
Anthropology, General 11
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision 11
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician 11
Neuroscience 11
Philosophy 8 3
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education 10 1
Women's Studies 6 5
CAD & CADD Drafting and & or Design Technology & Technician 3 7
Economics, General 10
Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology 10
Legal Assistant & Paralegal 10
Secondary School Administration & Principalship 10
Physics, General 4 5
Quality Control Technology & Technician 9
Taxation 3 6
Molecular Biology 8
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 8
Education, General 7
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances 6 1
Information Science & Studies 7
Public Health Education and Promotion 7
Art Teacher Education 6
Communications Technology & Technician 6
Computer and Information Sciences, General 6
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 6
Engineering Technologies & Technicians, General 6
General Literature 6
Historic Preservation and Conservation, General 6
Music Performance, General 3 3
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education 6
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology 6
Theatre & Theatre Arts Management 6
Actuarial Science 5
Adult Development and Aging 5
Applied Economics 5
Athletic Training & Trainer 2 3
Children's and Adolescent Literature 5
City & Urban, Community, and Regional Planning 4 1
Educational Psychology 5
Nursing Education 5
Spanish Language and Literature 3 2
Special Education and Teaching, General 5
Statistics, General 5
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 3 1
Business & Managerial Economics 4
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 4
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 4
Music Therapy & Therapist 4
Music, General 4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 4
African-American & Black Studies 2 1
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects 3
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General 3
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 3
Educational & Instructional Technology 3
Electrical and Computer Engineering 3
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics 3
Fine & Studio Arts, General 3
French Language and Literature 2 1
Japanese Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education 3
Chemistry Teacher Education 1 1
Child Development 2
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services 2
Community Health and Preventive Medicine 2
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician 2
Dance, General 2
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce 2
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 2
French Language Teacher Education 2
Industrial Technology & Technician 2
Accounting and Related Services, Other 1
Applied Statistics, General 1
Applied & Public Sociology 1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1
Auditing 1
Business Analytics 1
Business and Innovation & Entrepreneurship Teacher Education 1
Data Science, General 1
Fine and Studio Arts Management 1
Geography Teacher Education 1
Hydrology and Water Resources Science 1
Music Pedagogy 1
Nursing Science 1
Physics Teacher Education 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Rhetoric and Composition 1
Social Sciences, Other 1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 1
Grand Total 3,266 1,058 42
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 47% 43% 50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 52%

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,731
Citations
124,061

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,494 / 32,947
Psychology
1,079 / 36,931
Medicine
994 / 24,178
Business
759 / 24,264
Computer Science
476 / 22,881
Engineering
460 / 8,981
Sociology
401 / 10,950
Chemistry
394 / 11,408
Biology
371 / 22,825
Physics
309 / 8,010
Environmental Science
304 / 8,822
Economics
280 / 4,808
Mathematics
279 / 4,738
Social Psychology
270 / 12,218
Political Science
266 / 2,128
Child Psychology
257 / 10,937
Materials Science
230 / 5,703
Clinical Psychology
218 / 8,180
Demography
214 / 6,416
Art & Design
213 / 1,688
Education Majors
193 / 5,341
Marketing
185 / 9,723
Communications and Public Relations
182 / 7,658
Health Science
182 / 4,011
Math Teachers
137 / 2,517
Psychiatry
133 / 5,191
Ecology
123 / 4,669
Public Health
119 / 3,178
History
109 / 134
Management Information Systems
104 / 4,862
Gerontology
101 / 1,883
Healthcare Management (MHA)
98 / 2,586
Law
92 / 766
Gender Studies
87 / 1,309
Development Studies
82 / 1,520
Criminology and Criminal Justice
82 / 2,634
Nursing
79 / 1,791
Management
78 / 1,939
Geography and Cartography
78 / 2,818
Advertising
74 / 4,128

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 58 533
1992 50 488
1993 70 546
1994 61 558
1995 89 559
1996 102 771
1997 89 796
1998 92 915
1999 83 1040
2000 89 1104
2001 83 1329
2002 109 1452
2003 118 1858
2004 100 2166
2005 149 2549
2006 174 2919
2007 182 3507
2008 175 4442
2009 197 5287
2010 182 6058
2011 251 7079
2012 197 7964
2013 207 8399
2014 249 9207
2015 228 9275
2016 226 8725
2017 267 8687
2018 279 8533
2019 255 9915
2020 302 11833
2021 282 21748

Eastern Michigan University alumni

  1. Jeff Daniels

    Jeff Daniels
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    playwrightmusicianfilm actorvoice actordirector
    Biography

    Jeffrey Warren Daniels is an American actor, musician, and playwright. Known for his work in television, film, and stage, he is the recipient of various accolades, including two Primetime Emmy Awards, in addition to nominations for three Tony Awards, five Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five Golden Globe Awards.

  2. John Harvey Kellogg

    John Harvey Kellogg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1852-1943 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    businesspersonnutritionistinventorphysician
    Biography

    John Harvey Kellogg was an American medical doctor, nutritionist, inventor, health activist, eugenicist, and businessman. He was the director of the Battle Creek Sanitarium in Battle Creek, Michigan. The sanitarium was founded by members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. It combined aspects of a European spa, a hydrotherapy institution, a hospital and a high-class hotel. Kellogg treated the rich and famous, as well as the poor who could not afford other hospitals.

  3. Akkineni Nagarjuna

    Akkineni Nagarjuna
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    film produceractor
    Biography

    Akkineni Nagarjuna Rao, known mononymously as Nagarjuna, is an Indian actor, film producer, television presenter, and entrepreneur. Nagarjuna has acted in over 100 films, predominantly in Telugu, along with a few Hindi and Tamil language films. He has received nine state Nandi Awards, three Filmfare Awards South and two National Film Awards namely, for Ninne Pelladata (1996), which he produced won the Best Feature Film in Telugu and a Special Mention as actor for Annamayya (1997).

  4. S. Epatha Merkerson

    S. Epatha Merkerson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    film actoractorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    S. Epatha Merkerson, is an film, stage, and television actress. She has received numerous high-profile accolades for her work, including an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, four NAACP Image Awards, two Obie Awards and two Tony Award nominations. She is best known for her award-winning portrayal of Lieutenant Anita Van Buren on the NBC police procedural drama series Law & Order, a role she played from 1993 to 2010, appearing in 388 episodes of the series. She is also known for playing Reba the Mail Lady on Pee-wee's Playhouse and Sharon Goodwin in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med since the series premiered in November 2015 (and in crossover appearances on Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D.)

General info

Alternative names EMU
Founded 1849
Motto Equity, Exemplar, Excellence
Colors green, white
Academic Calendar September to April (September - December; January-April). Also Summer (late June-August) and Spring (May 1-late June) sessions
Total FTE staff 1,679
Carnegie Classification Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address 900 Oakwood St.
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
United States
City population 21,000
Phone 7344871849
Fax +1 (734) 483 2077

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